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Geology of the Sierra Nevada

Author: Mary Hill
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2006.
Series: California natural history guides, 80.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of the magnificent Sierra Nevada - the longest, highest, and most spectacular mountain range in the contiguous United States. This book takes us from the time before the land which  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2004006947
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Hill
ISBN: 0520936949 9780520936942
OCLC Number: 816496621
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: The Ever-Changing Sierra --
Geology: Of Time and Rocks --
Being First --
Plate Tectonics Puts the Sierra Nevada in Its Place --
Seas of Long Ago --
Great is Granite --
Treasures from the Earth --
Landscapes of Yesteryear --
Days of Fire --
Days of Ice --
Mono Lake: The "Dead Sea" of the West --
The Yosemite "Problem" --
The Mountains Tremble.
Series Title: California natural history guides, 80.
Responsibility: Mary Hill.
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"Hill's masterful book. . . tells what the Sierra Nevada is made of, how it was and is being made, and how you might see the evidence of these things for yourself."--"American West

 
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